EXPLORE

Start here if you want to dive into the over 2,000 Downtown Yonge area businesses!

Events

There’s always something happening! Check out our upcoming events and activities.

About us

The Downtown Yonge BIA is a not-for-profit organization. Learn more about who we are here.

Members

Is your business located in Downtown Yonge? Find all our member resources here.

Latest news & updates

Member Survey 2024

Share your thoughts before March 27 to enter to win some great prizes!

Meet Us On Yonge member event

Join us for an opportunity to meet the Downtown Yonge BIA team and learn more about the organization.

illuminite

A month-long, neighbourhood-wide celebration of light and design.

New Trainings for Members

New webinars and trainings available to Downtown Yonge BIA members.

Check out what’s coming up:


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Located in the heart of Toronto, the Downtown Yonge neighbourhood is a vibrant melting pot of arts and culture and history, showcasing a diverse business mix of restaurants, retail, services and more!

Member Businesses

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Residents

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Since

2001

A world leading downtown neighbourhood renowned for its culture, commerce, opportunity and liveability.

The Downtown Yonge B.I.A has been working to ensure our members thrive by strengthening the culture and economy of the neighbourhood through our programs, partnerships and advocacy.

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Our Values

Responsive

We recognize and prioritize the challenges that are imminent & time sensitive with targeted programming and collaboration.

Collaborative

We recognize the need to develop partnerships that focus on addressing key challenges affecting the local area.

Inclusive

We represent the needs of diverse people & businesses. We convene conversations that balance these perspectives.

Innovative

We are creative and forward-thinking in our approach to solving challenges, building partnerships, and developing strategies.

Results-Oriented

We focus on delivering services and solutions that are effective, measurable, and scalable.